Automation Engineer

Yorkshire Permanent

Automation Engineer – Siemens Experience - West Yorkshire - £30-38k – flexitime system + time off in lieu for any overtime worked

+++Headlines – working with talented Engineers in a friendly/supportive environment, scope to develop, plenty of opportunity to grow the role into something much bigger, well-established and well-regarded company+++

Samuel Frank Associates requires an Automation Engineer with a range of Siemens systems experience to join a key client in West Yorkshire. Experience of working either in a production environment or on systems for a production environment is key for this position. Knowledge of high-speed manufacturing machines for the FMCG market for example would be absolutely ideal!

The successful Automation Engineers’ skills and experience are likely to include some of the following;

  • PLC & HMI software development (from scratch is a nice to have) – Siemens S7 and TIA Portal, WinCC experience is required
  • Any experience of robots/cobots would be advantageous
  • Electrically biased/trained – 17th or 18th Edition essential
  • Good electrical installation & faultfinding skills
  • Ideally written software for bespoke special purpose machinery

The successful Automation Engineer must:

  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be able to work alone and show initiative
  • Have good customer facing skills and be flexible
  • Have a full UK driving licence
  • Be willing to travel throughout the UK & overseas (role could be 50/50 in terms of office based and site based)

This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious business in the industrial software solutions industry. The client is growing, with significant new projects coming up and they’re looking for an Automation Engineer who is passionate about Control Engineering to join their well established team.

The client is commutable from the following places – Leeds, Wakefield, Dewsbury, Pontefract, Goole, & Doncaster,

Please apply today for an immediate response.

Keywords – Siemens, Siemens S7, Siemens TIA Portal, Automation Engineer, West Yorkshire, Manufacturing

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